A Collaboration Between Dogecoin and Ethereum, Per Vitalik Buterin

Vitalik Buterin, Ethereum co-creator, spoke on the Lex Fridman Podcast and revealed that, despite rumors and Elon Musk’s comments, he has nothing against Dogecoin. The plot thickens. He’s even open to a collaboration between Dogecoin (DOGE) and Ethereum (ETH), specifically…

Double Jump.tokyo and Square Enix collaborate on New NFT Content

Double jump.tokyo and Square Enix have announced that they are collaborating to develop some kind of content using blockchain technology. Details on the deal and content are sparse, but we do know it will eventually lead to the system development…

Bitcoin’s Energy Problem

Bitcoin continues to enjoying its ever-increasing popularity across the world, and while I’m a big fan, it’s important to not ignore the negative aspects. The fact is bitcoin mining consumes a ton of electricity and this consumption is becoming a…

Ethereum 2.0 Launch: The Basics

The Ethereum 2.0 beacon chain genesis block has finally launched after practically years in the making. The repeatedly postponed update to the second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization took its first breath on Dec. 1, just after 12 pm UTC. The…

ETH 2.0 Deposit Contract to Deploy this Week

An update has been issued by ConsenSys developer Ben Edgington that expects the genesis of the ETH 2.0 beacon chain could occur within the next six to eight weeks. In a post announcing the ‘V1.0.0 release candidate 0’ launch, Edgington…

Ethereum 2.0 Takes Another Step Forward with Successful Zinken Test

Ethereum 2.0 is one step closer to becoming a reality with the successful Zinken Trial. Successful Zinken Trial The trial took place at 12 p.m. UTC on Monday. It ran smoothly, with few noticeable difficulties at high load. Most importantly,…